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Re: Community Project Results

From: Ivan Herman <ivan@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 26 Feb 2007 13:00:52 +0100
Message-ID: <45E2CBF4.3000801@w3.org>
To: "Paul Walsh, Segala" <paulwalsh@segala.com>
Cc: 'Susie Stephens' <susie.stephens@oracle.com>, 'W3C SWEO IG' <public-sweo-ig@w3.org>


Paul Walsh, Segala wrote:
> Fantastic. Thanks to all those who voted for Search Thresher. This will give
> me the nudge needed to create the roadmap for monthly build updates. We will
> of course, include anything that can support the other projects.

Yeah, yeah, yeah, this is just the small talk, this is not what you
promised...

> 
> Looks like I owe a few people a beer or two ;)
> 

now you are talking!!! :-)


Ivan


> BTW, what's ironic and seriously dumb, is that I didn't get a chance to
> vote! How stupid is that.
> 
> Please accept our apology and belated regrets for not making the call :( On
> the up side, I was talking about all this stuff to 11 seriously smart people
> at an Internet brainstorming session in London yesterday.
> 
> Thanks
> Paul
> 
> 
>>-----Original Message-----
>>From: public-sweo-ig-request@w3.org [mailto:public-sweo-ig-request@w3.org]
> 
> On
> 
>>Behalf Of Susie Stephens
>>Sent: 21 February 2007 21:35
>>To: 'W3C SWEO IG'
>>Subject: Community Project Results
>>
>>
>>I've posted the results of the voting for community projects onto the
>>secure Wiki [1]. Please let me know if you can't access the page, and
>>I'll send you a copy of the PDF.
>>
>>As we discussed during today's call, I propose that we support the top 4
>>projects, as that seems like a reasonable number of projects to track,
>>and won't lead to too much fragmentation of effort. The top 4 proposals
>>are also all very different, which makes it a good point to draw the
>>line. I recommend that we invite people who submitted other project
>>proposals to become involved in the ones SWEO will be supporting.
>>
>>During the call we also discussed what SWEO supporting a project means.
>>The thoughts that we had included having a SWEO use case, highlighting
>>the projects during conference presentations, giving demos where
>>possible, and general blogging. Other ideas included engaging institutes
>>such as the Semantic Web School in Austria to train students using these
>>projects so that we get more code. Another idea would be for SWEO to
>>host a hackathon.
>>
>>I'm looking forward to input from Kjetil as he's the task lead. :-)
>>
>>Cheers,
>>
>>Susie
>>
>>
>>[1]
>>
> 
> http://www.w3.org/2001/sw/sweo/group/wiki/FrontPage?action=AttachFile&do=get
> &tar
> 
>>get=Community_Project.pdf
>>
> 
> 
> 
> 

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